Online activities for children

Moreland Libraries has purchased a range of online activities for children. These include games, picture books, audio eBooks, puzzles and information resources.

Library users can access these online activities for free.

StoryBox Library

Listen to your favourite stories read by the best storytellers on StoryBox Library. Watch videos of Justine Clarke, Nick Cave, Missy Higgins, Peter Hitchener, Andy Griffiths, Sally Rippin and many more making great Australian books come alive.

Mango languages

A fun-infused way to learn a new language. Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations and strengthens everyday communication skills in over 70 world languages, including English.

The Big Bus

The Big Bus provides engaging activities for children aged 3 - 12 years.

Children on devices

Britannica Library Edition

Encyclopedia Britannica is a trusted information resource, 3 levels of information for children, teens and adults, which can be accessed at the library or at home.

Busy Things

Play and learn with the new expanded Busythings! With activities in the areas of literacy, numeracy, creative development and general knowledge, learning has never been so much fun! Suitable for ages 3-6 and now expanded to include brand new activities for ages 7-11.

International Children's Digital Library

International Children's Digital Library Free access to children's online picture books in lots of languages including: Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Hindi, Italian, Spanish and Urdu.

Magpies: talking about books for children

Magpies' The Source is a guide to children's books, poetry and short stories from around the world with an emphasis on Australian and New Zealand material.
You can only search The Source at Internet computers at any Moreland Library.

Children listening to music online


TumbleBook allows you to select from hundreds of eBooks including picturebooks, graphic novels and maths stories.


YABBA Young Australian Best Book Awards, voted for by the children of Australia. Find out which books won this year.